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Title: Periodical Cicada--Brood V (Pest Alert)
Author: USDA Forest Service,;
Source: NA-PR-02-99. Newtown Square, PA:U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Area State & Private Forestry
Publication Series: Program Aid
Description: Three separate species of periodical cicadas, Magicicada septendecim (L.), M. cassini (Fisher), and M. septendecula (Alexander and Moore), will appear this spring over large portions of Ohio and West Virginia during the scheduled Brood V emergence. This brood is the largest that occurs in either state and was last seen in 1982. It will also emerge in the southwest corner of Pennsylvania, the westernmost county of Maryland, and the northwest corner of Virginia.
Keywords: Insect, deciduous, 17-year locusts.
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USDA Forest Service 1999. Periodical Cicada--Brood V (Pest Alert). NA-PR-02-99. Newtown Square, PA:U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northern Area State & Private Forestry
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